What IBM Micromedex NeoFax and Pediatrics can do for you
IBM Micromedex NeoFax and Pediatrics is a web and mobile application. It provides evidence-based drug information, age and indication-specific drug-dosing calculators and enteral formula nutritional information to help improve medication safety and efficacy for neonatal and pediatric patients.
It is estimated that neonatal and pediatric patients are at least three times more prone to harm from adverse drug events and medication errors than adults(1). IBM Micromedex NeoFax and Pediatrics enables clinicians to make safer, more informed decisions about medications for these vulnerable patients. See citation in Resources Section.
Supports clinical decision making
Fully-referenced neonatal and pediatric monographs provide evidence-based, off-label drug information supporting drug therapy decisions for a population where off-label medication use is imperative.
Helps address risk for dosing errors
Age- and indication-specific drug dosing content and calculators address the unique needs of a patient population at higher risk of an adverse drug event.
Informs enteral nutrition decisions
Infant formula, human milk fortifier, and pediatric prescription enteral formula database provides nutrient component information, supports product comparisons, and provides mixing instructions.
Population-, age- and indication-specific dosing content and calculators can help reduce the amount of time clinicians need to find and calculate drug dosages.
Supports mobile workflow
An online subscription allows for organization-wide access to full monograph and enteral formula content through the NeoFax and Pediatrics Essentials apps.
Five reasons to use IBM Micromedex NeoFax and Pediatrics
Ensures the highest levels of drug safety
Delivers population-specific drug information
Provides age- and indication-specific dosing calculators